James E. Peterson (O.D. ’57)

Dr. James Eugene Peterson, born on April 4, 1928 in Akron, Ohio, passed away at age 90 on March 10, 2019 in Houston, Texas. James was the loving husband of Gay Peterson. He is survived by his daughters, Sherry Zeis and Sandy Eubanks. He loved golfing. James was an amazing husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Special thanks to Cynthia, for her loving care during his battle with Alzheimer’s. Also the amazing people at Elmcroft of Braeswood, First Light Homecare and Seasons Hospice, who have been on this journey with us.
Donations in James’ name to Alzheimer’s Association are welcome and appreciated.

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